Anuradha Nakshatra is the seventeenth of the 28 Nakshatra in Vedic astrology and comprises of the stars Beta, Delta, and Pi Scorpionis. Its span reaches from 3°20′ to 16°40′ Scorpio and it lies entirely in the constellation of Scorpio. The meaning of Anuradha is ‘Another Radha’ or ‘Subsequent Success’. It is symbolized by using a lotus flower and stands as the epitome of success even under the toughest of situations.
The ruling deity of Anuradha Nakshatra is Mitra, the Sun God who also symbolizes friendship. This enables the people born in this star to develop and sustain strong friendships and associations. The natives have an essential sense of public dealing and persuasion. This skill often makes them efficient at reading and sometimes, manipulating others for their own interests. Anuradha is a Nakshatra of collaborations and can bring success as well as fame through associations. The natives of Anuradha are intuitive, and have an innate quality to understand people. They love to travel and are often attracted to foreign lands to expand their reach and understanding of various groups of people. They are fun loving people, in general and can develop a wanderer’s persona.
The controlling planet of Anuradha Nakshatra is Saturn, the ruler of karma. This grants the natives with a sense of righteousness. People born under Anuradha are humanitarians at heart and tend to work for causes of charity compassionately. They are often affluent and possess excellent people management skills, making them great leaders. The lotus flower implies an undeterred will to thrive. As such, the natives are also determined to move forward and succeed even under the harshest of conditions. Hunger can make the natives of Anuradha lose their patience and self-control. Along the same lines, those born under Anuradha should keep a check on their anger as they are likely to be impulsive and at times, short- tempered.
Seed Sounds for baby names of Anuradha natives are Na, Ni, Nu, Ne.